Oliver Nash, 82, of Apalachicola, passed away early Monday morning at his home. A lifelong resident of Apalachicola, Mr. Nash served three terms in the State House of Representatives, at that time the youngest person ever elected to that post. He also served as Constable, again the youngest person to have served. He owned a seafood business and worked for St. Joe Paper Company, retiring from that job.
Survivors include his wife Geraldine Nash; a son Stephen Nash, both of Apalachicola; a son Wayne Nash and wife Casey of Eastpoint; two daughters, Suzanne Osburn and husband Robert and Debra Moses and husband Mark; seven grandchildren; two great-grandchildren, all of Apalachicola; and his sister Ardelle Harper of White City.
The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. E.D.T. on Thursday, May 30, 2013 at Brownsville Assembly of God Church, conducted by the Rev. Geraldine Wilson. Interment will follow in the family plot in Magnolia Cemetery.
All services are under the direction of the Comforter Funeral Home.